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Pescador Island

Tanon Strait, Moalboal, Philippines
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so-so

There were corals but not much--there's not much to see. Although we enjoyed swimming and skin... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Olga Kira G
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Quezon City, Philippines
Amazing diving and snorkelling

Great dive location with a fantastic drift dive. Lots of soft coral and fish. Fabulous. This was... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Scubabunnie
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Singapore, Singapore
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“boat ride” (10 reviews)
“drift dive” (7 reviews)
“sardines” (25 reviews)
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Tanon Strait, Moalboal, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

There were corals but not much--there's not much to see. Although we enjoyed swimming and skin diving because we liked the temperature of the water and there were not too many boats in the area

Thank Olga Kira G
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great dive location with a fantastic drift dive. Lots of soft coral and fish. Fabulous. This was one of my favourite dives after the Sardines

Thank Scubabunnie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good diving with lots of fish and corals but can have strong currents and only a short boat ride for the shore

Thank coralseadivecenter
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place was great for snorkelling, there are a lot of life under the sea. The reefs are still intact, colourful and full off life. There are no big waves so you can enjoy snorkelling peacefully. Unfortunately there are jellyfish that make us stop our...More

Thank Marie P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The wall is breathtakingly beautiful. Despite the vis (I was here in May 2017), the micro lives were amazing. I highly recommend diving here with wet suits, this site has a lot of jellyfish and I'm not even joking I was stung almost everyday diving...More

Thank Jiarrhea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love snorkeling. This area has a lot of reefs. It doesn't have many kinds of fish, but still stunning! We went on a boat there and we saw some dolphins! They were pretty far, but still. I loved visiting Pescador Island!

Thank IarasBelen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's paradise.. DO NOT MISS. The coral, marine life is so vivid and colorful that it can easily be labelled as the best in the Philippines baring Bohol. A must do for any diver

Thank Mahesh A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for snorkeling, but we get disappointed, the stream is strong and you don't can see a lot of fish or so. For diving I hear is is a amazing place, the best Start at 35m down. On the way to the island...More

Thank Decius0808
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice place for drift diving. Currents can be strong. Lots to see along the wall. Includes Spanish Dancer

Thank Thorkild P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dive shops dive here for some of the better diving, it is about a 15 min boat trip can get crowded with fishermen and many divers. Diving in Moalboal is overrated. Better places in the Philippines to dive.

Thank bob1cat
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Jean Paula G
Is 11k pesos tour in Moal Boal - Pescador Island - Kawasan - Sumilon for two pax without accommodation is worth it?
March 24, 2017|
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Response from Jennifer C | Reviewed this property |
Hi, it does sound a lot but you are doing 3 tours, we asked around Moalboal for prices and bartered hard for our trips, they will come down with prices, try it. Good luck.
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matsutake-san
Hello! I hope I can get the answer from here. I am planning a trip in May to Cebu and wanted to go somewhere nearby to chill and snorkel, though don't know how to swim. What is the safest and easiest way to go here from Cebu City? I look forward to your reply soon. Thank you very much.
February 25, 2017|
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Response from Dokalma | Reviewed this property |
you take a ceres bus going to moalboal at the south terminal. tell the driver you are dropping off at the corner going to bas daku. there u can choose the resort of your desire for an overnight stay. ask assistance from the... More
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CRISTYMAE
I`d like to ask how much do we pay for the banca for the trip to pescador island and back.
March 3, 2016|
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Response from edward r | Reviewed this property |
Depending on who you hire, you can rent a banca for anywhere from 1000 pesos to 3500 pesos. Some of the diving clubs in Panagsama beach can let you hitch a ride for about 500 pesos if they are diving in Pescador that day.
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